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Mozilla Firefox 17.x <= 17 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High

Synopsis

The remote host has a web browser installed that is vulnerable to multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

Versions of Firefox 17.x are potentially affected by the following security issues :

- Multiple, unspecified use-after-free, out-of-bounds read and buffer overflow errors exist. (CVE-2012-5829, CVE-2013-0760, CVE-2013-0761, CVE-2013-0762, CVE-2013-0763, CVE-2013-0766, CVE-2013-0767, CVE-2013-0771)

- Two intermediate certificates were improperly issued by TURKTRUST certificate authority. (CVE-2013-0743)

- A use-after-free error exists related to displaying HTML tables with many columns and column groups. (CVE-2013-0744)

- An error exists related to the 'AutoWrapperChanger' class that does not properly manage objects during garbage collection. (CVE-2012-0745)

- An error exists related to 'jsval', 'quickstubs', and compartmental mismatches that can lead potentially exploitable crashes. (CVE-2013-0746)

- Errors exist related to events in the plugin handler that can allow same-origin policy bypass. (CVE-2013-0747)

- An error related to the 'toString' method of XBL objects can lead to address information leakage. (CVE-2013-0748)

- An unspecified memory corruption issue exists. (CVE-2013-0749, CVE-2013-0769, CVE-2013-0770)

- A buffer overflow exists related to JavaScript string concatenation. (CVE-2013-0750)

- An error exists related to multiple XML bindings with SVG content, contained in XBL files. (CVE-2013-0752)

- A use-after-free error exists related to 'XMLSerializer' and 'serializeToStream'. (CVE-2013-0753)

- A use-after-free error exists related to garbage collection and 'ListenManager'. (CVE-2013-0754)

- A use-after-free error exists related to the 'Vibrate' library and 'domDoc'. (CVE-2013-0755)

- A use-after-free error exists related to JavaScript 'Proxy' objects. (CVE-2013-0756)

- 'Chrome Object Wrappers' (COW) can be bypassed by changing object prototypes and can allow arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2013-0757)

- An error related to SVG elements and plugins can allow privilege escalation. (CVE-2013-0758)

- An error exists related to the address bar that can allow URL spoofing attacks. (CVE-2013-0759)

- An error exists related to SSL and threading that can result in potentially exploitable crashes. (CVE-2013-0764)

- An error exists related to 'Canvas' and bad height or width values passed to it from HTML. (CVE-2013-0768)

Solution

Upgrade to Firefox 18.0 or later.